A lot of problems that I run into in the field are caused by the client not having the correct expectations for their new floors. I don't know everything about wood floors. I'm still learning every day. Even after 25 years in the business..... guess what? Still learning! Most problems can be avoided up front … Continue reading What to Expect with Your New Wood Floors!
There is a lot of people who say one or the other is better... let's see what is the difference in the Polyurethane you choose! Water-Bases Poly (in my opinion) is better for an occupied house. Water-based poly dries faster and is less toxic as far as the smell goes. Oil-based poly has a far … Continue reading Refinish Hardwoods with Oil-Based or Water-Based Polyurethane?
Let's talk about Polyurethane! This weeks topic will be he finis and how shiny you can get with your wood floors. You have four basic options (just like paint). 1. Matte 2. Satin 3. Semi-Gloss 4. Gloss Matte finish is the least shiny of all of them and the Gloss is the most. In my … Continue reading Refinishing your hardwood Floors with Polyurethane… How shiny is too shiny?!
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It's the sub-floor! Up after time the sub-floor of your wood flooring can come unsecured from the beams they were originally attached to. This is an easy fix if you have the sub-Floor exposed. All you need to do is get some long screws and secure the plywood back to the beams. You have to … Continue reading Why do my Hardwood Floors squeak?!?